Update 11:12 a.m. Lanes open
All lanes on the 5 freeway southbound in the Glendale area are now open, following an incident in which a cement truck overturned.
California Highway Patrol tweeted the following:
Update 9:19 a.m. Truck driver injured
The truck driver was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries, according to Eric Scott of the Los Angeles Fire Department, KTLA reported.
Traffic is backed up in Glendale Monday morning after a cement truck overturned just before 8 a.m. on the southbound 5 Freeway near Colorado Boulevard, NBC-LA reported.
The California Highway Patrol tweeted that the Colorado onramp to the southbound 5 freeway and the number 2, 3, 4 and 5 lanes were closed as a result of the overturned truck.
Rescue crews were working to free one person who became trapped as a result of the crash, according to the incident log, KTLA reported.